Marcia Layton Turner

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Marcia Layton Turner

I’ve ghosted, authored, or co-authored more than 25 non-fiction books, primarily about business, marketing, and entrepreneurship.

Located In: Rochester, NY
Specialties: Business, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Leadership, How-to
Years of Experience: 20+
Memberships: ASJA
Honors: Multi-year APEX award winner, Bestselling author, Library Journal “Best Business Book of the Year” award-winner
Books Authored: Unofficial Guide to Starting a Small Business, Unofficial Guide to Marketing a Small Business, Kmart’s 10 Deadly Sins, Emeril, Complete Idiot’s Guide to Terrific Business Writing, and many more.

Magazine Credits:  Businessweek, Entrepreneur, MyBusiness, Black Enterprise, Woman’s Day, Health, Every Day with Rachael Ray, and many trade journals and custom publications.

Websites: CNN Money, Amex OPEN Forum, Next Avenue, Entrepreneur

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Rochester, NY